COVID-19 Resources for Businesses
First and foremost, the Rosslyn BID would like to send a heartfelt message of support to all the small businesses in our community. While we are limiting our external and face-to-face meetings, we are still hard at work for you, and are dedicated to making sure you have the resources you need during these uncertain times.
To help you navigate this stressful and ever-evolving situation, the Business Engagement team has compiled various resources that will help you maintain your operations, access expert advice, plan for the future, and much more. To ensure that we are providing the most accurate and relevant information, we will work to update these resource pages every day. If you have any questions about the resources, please contact Annie Baldauf, Rosslyn BID Business Engagement Manager.
Resources to Navigate the CARES Act
U.S. Small Business Administration Disaster Relief Funds
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering designated states and territories (including Arlington County) low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Learn more about what an SBA loan is, materials required for applying and the application process here.
For questions or assistance about SBA Disaster Relief Loans, please contact the SBA disaster customer service center at 1-800-659-2955 or email@example.com. Or get local assistance from the Washington Metropolitan Area District Office.
Learn more about SBA loans
Easy Step-By-Step Guide
SBA Loan Application Form
Coronavirus Response Resources
If your business is still operating, please use the resources below to appropriately and safely respond to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Virtual Support and Informational Events
Arlington Chamber of Commerce: Webinar with Senator Tim Kaine
Monday, April 6 | 1:00 p.m.
Registration is FREE
Arlington Economic Development Webinar: Pivot: How to Re-strategize During COVID-19
Thursday, April 9 | 11:00 a.m.
Chamber Members Event
Get Advice from Experts
Sign up for a virtual appointment with a small business expert from Arlington Economic Development's BizLaunch Program. Sign up for your virtual appointment (online via Microsoft Teams, Zoom or by Phone) or call 703-228-0808. The AED team will do their best to respond within 48 hours.
Sign up here
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